Resources for Program Operators

Program Operations Meeting

We have a monthly drop-in Zoom meeting for program operators.

Purpose: Connect program administrators/coordinators/managers/service providers to discuss program operations, identify successes and challenges, share information and resources, and provide support.

Current activities: Support for new program development, share resources.

Join the NSS-CoP and then contact us for details.



The Kitchener-Waterloo Safer Supply Program: A Collaborative Model of Care

  Melissa Perri, Kaitlin Fajber, Adrian Guta, Carol Strike, & Gillian Kolla, 2023

Download the report (PDF)
Download the report summary (PDF)

Watch our December 2023 Research Spotlight webinar on this report


Safer Opioid Supply Program Protocols: Parkdale Queen West Community Health Centre, Toronto, Ontario

  Marysia Maraksa NP, Nicole Bond, Gab Laurence, & Kate Atkinson, 2022

Download (PDF)


Victoria SAFER Initiative Safe Supply Protocols

  AVI Health and Community Services, 2022

Download (PDF)


Safer Supply: The pharmacist's role

  ESCODI, 2022

Download (PDF) (également disponible en français)


Safer Supply Checklist

  Co/Lab, 2021

Download (PDF)


Safe Supply Tool Kit

  Health Canada, 2019

Download (PDF) (également disponible en français)


Safe Supply: Concept Document

  CAPUD, 2019

Download (PDF) (également disponible en français)


Safer Opioid Supply Programs (SOS)

  A harm reduction informed guiding document for primary care teams. Hales et al., 2020



Past Webinars and Meeting Recordings


LIHC Safer Opioid Supply Program

  LIHC, 2023-03-17

Speaker: Cassidy Morris


Integrating Hepatitis C Care with Safer Supply Practice

  CATIE, 2022-07-28

Speakers: Chris Hoy, Rivka Kushner, Tim O'Shea, Patty Wilson, Angie Austin and Jessica Nanni


Emotional Harm Reduction

  NSS-CoP, 2021-11-08

Speaker: Corey Ranger


Safer Supply 101

  NSS-CoP, 2021-10-14

Speaker: Corey Ranger


Supporting Worker Wellness: Grief, Loss & Burnout in the Overdose Crisis

  NSS-CoP, 2021-08-26

Speakers: Juno Zavitz, Nicola Bangham


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